Habits

THE NEW HUE

This season packs a serious citrus punch, and one of the most delicious shades to wear is tangerine. Think Jil Sander’s eye-popping maxi skirts or Tart’s colour-blocked dresses… With colour trends, you...
Lorna Rutto

FIVE MINUTES WITH LORNA RUTTO

Continuing our celebration of Women’s Month, we spoke to Kenya’s Lorna Rutto, the second Cartier Women’s Initiative finalist, who founded and runs Ecopost that manufactures durable fencing posts from...
David-Tlales-Show

FRIDAY FAVOURITES

What we are loving this week? Take a peek! 1. We are loving @condeelevator on Twitter this week. The voice behind the name? Anonymous, tweeting anything overheard in the Condé Nast Towers lift in New York....
Coco Chanel

HAPPY BIRTHDAY MADEMOISELLE CHANEL!

To commemorate Coco Chanel’s birthday today, we take a look at Chanel No.19, the fragrance that was named after the date of her birthday – 19 August. Chanel No.19 perfume was launched in 1970, a year...
September Cover

BEHIND THE SCENES ON OUR COVER SHOOT

The 22-year-old actress, singer, songwriter and model Zoë Kravitz arrived in South Africa for ELLE’s September ELLE cover shoot and the relaunch of Woolworths’ RE: jeanswear. They say dynamite comes in...
OutSpoken Intense Fergie

WIN WITH FERGIE

“I had so much fun developing and launching my first fragrance with Avon, so for my second fragrance, I really wanted add a little more edge. Outspoken Intense is a provocative blend of sexy confidence and...
Fresh Face

ARE YOU OUR FRESH FACE OF 2012?

Last year, ELLE and Woolworths’ search for a Fresh Face landed schoolgirl Alexandra Robertshaw a contract with Boss Models and a high profile start to her modelling career. This year, the winner of our ELLE...
Karlie Kloss

PRETTY PICTURES FROM HAUTE COUTURE FASHION WEEK

Derek Blasberg was at Haute Couture Fashion Week and captured the moments we all would like to see but often aren’t privy too. Here are our favourites from his photo diary: Karlie Kloss backstage at the...
Mc Queen Fall 2011

FANTASTIC FASHION ADS

As the much-anticipated September issues of the big fashion titles hit the shelves in the northern hemisphere, we catch our first glimpse of the autumnl/winter 2011 advertising campaigns. Yes, we love their...